Top Translation Stories in the News This Week

Translation stories making headlines this week seemed to include a great spectrum of stories from current, exciting technologies that spring us into the future and remind us of the types of things we might have seen in sci-fi futuristic films in our younger years, to translations of or from the […]

Foreign Documents: Having Your Foreign Qualifications Recognised in Ireland

Moving countries is a big process, packing and booking flights, organising visas, translating documents you’ll need, finding a home and of course, finding a job. Different countries have different systems of certification for all sorts of training, areas and industries and having your qualifications recognised in a new country can […]

‘English PEN’ Grants Programme Now Open for Translation Submissions

Were you searching for a translation company in Dublin? Or professional interpreters? Visit English PEN is the founding centre of a global literary network and work to defend and promote free expression, and remove barriers to literature. This grants programme is part of PEN’s Writers in Translation programme and grants […]

Translation News: Google Chrome Translate Option Gets an Update

Recently we posted about the Google Chrome translate application and how it may help customers if you let them know it’s there, and may be a better option than translating the site FOR the customer using the Translate app. Having a translation company carry out the translation is of course […]

A Quick Translation Tip for Localising Your Website Content for Visitors

Having your website professionally translated into multiple languages by a translation company is a great idea, however, it does of course entail costs you might not be ready for if you’re a small business, just starting out or only targeting a local area. If you’re aiming for a bigger, broader […]

Translation, Languages & Culture: Event for Spanish 20th Century Poet Juan Ramon Jiménez

Juan Ramon Jiménez and his legacy: The Spanish Poet of the 20th Century Covering some more of the many international cultural events in Ireland and Dublin, we now bring you the performance of “Diary of a Newlywed Poet.” This poem, written in the 20th century by Nobel prize winner Juan […]

Translation News: Illustrator Depicts Untranslatable Words in New Book

Writer and illustrator Ella Frances Sanders has been getting some lovely attention for her recently published book in which she illustrates and describes words that have no direct translation in English.  Image published here with permission from Lost in Translation by Ella Frances Sanders, copyright (c) 2014. Published by Ten Speed […]


Translation Company Tips: Getting Your Irish Drivers License in Ireland

For a long time, many non Irish citizens who moved here were happy to drive with EU driving licenses not necessarily issued in Ireland. While this is still perfectly legal for licenses issued from many states, not holding and Irish drivers license may affect your insurance.   First things first […]